Pros: work on your own, allowed to use your own judgement, make decisions, use your creativiity knowing that management has confidence in you.
Cons: isolation, loneliness; you must like the outdoors, have activities and/or hobbies that keep you stimulated.
I was a community adult educator for Aurora College. I managed a community learning centre in a remote aboriginal community. Management and colleagues were very approachable, encouraging and helpful. As community adult educator, it was important to be an ambassador of the college, to be a role model. and set an example of appropriate behaviour. It was – more... very important to be accepted and to be involved in the community. – less